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A screenshot of the Starship Mark 1 overpressure incident, November 20, 2019.

Video captures partial explosion of a SpaceX Starship rocket prototype during testing

The incident was captured by local livestream video taken during a test procedure on Wednesday afternoon.
Elon Musk says launching nuclear weapons could help make Mars habitable.

Elon Musk thinks it would take 1,000 rockets 20 years to set up a self-sustaining city on Mars

Musk claimed earlier this week that it would only cost $2 million to launch SpaceX's Starship rocket, designed to carry 100 passengers.
An animation of SpaceX's Starlink satellite constellation providing internet coverage to the Americas.

A crushing cost estimate of SpaceX’s planned mega-fleet of 42,000 Starlink internet satellites glosses over a huge detail

A new Morgan Stanley Research update estimates the cost of SpaceX's revised Starlink internet plan without Starship, a planned low-cost mega-rocket.
SpaceX, the rocket company founded by Elon Musk, plans to surround Earth with Starlink satellites and provide global high-speed, low-latency internet service from orbit.

SpaceX may want to launch 42,000 internet satellites — about 5 times more spacecraft than humanity has ever flown

Elon Musk wants to cover Earth in high-speed Starlink web access. But crushing SpaceX's competition may require tens of thousands more satellites.

Elon Musk’s new Starship would be a monster rocket if built. Here’s how the SpaceX launch system compares to NASA’s 2 biggest rocket...

SpaceX's Mars rocket may be millions of pounds heavier and dozens of feet taller than the Apollo-era Saturn V, which sent astronauts to the moon.
SpaceX's 164-foot-tall Starship Mark 1 rocket prototype stands in Boca Chica, Texas, amid a background of stars in the night sky in September 2019.

A stirring new SpaceX animation of Starship launching shows how the rocket company plans to turn Texas into Earth’s interplanetary transport hub...

Following Elon Musk's presentation about SpaceX's Starship rocket, the company posted a two-minute video showing how it'd refill the system in orbit.
JB Wagoner says he's an aspiring space entrepreneur and a "big fan" of SpaceX. Behind him is Starship Mark 1.

A SpaceX fan who visited Texas to see Elon Musk’s Starship event spent the night in jail after taking photos of a rocket prototype built by the ...

An officer called the man accused of criminal trespassing and asked him to surrender. The Cameron County sheriff says SpaceX pressed charges.
A composite image showing a screengrab from a video inside the Starship Mk1 shared by SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and Musk speaking about the Starship project on September 28.

Elon Musk shared a video inside the prototype of his Starship rocket, which he wants to use to bring people to Mars

The Starship Mk 1, which Elon Musk called "the most inspiring thing I've ever seen," will test technologies intended to take humans to Mars.
An illustration of SpaceX's planned Starship rocket landing near a moon base.

Elon Musk’s ambitious plan for SpaceX’s Starship aims to put the reusable rocket system in orbit in less than six months

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk presented an update on the system at the company's launch facility in Cameron County, Texas on Saturday, Sept. 28.
Elon Musk unveiled the 164-foot-tall Starship Mark 1 prototype in Boca Chica, Texas, on September 28, 2019.

Elon Musk just unveiled SpaceX’s audacious new plan to build cities on Mars with giant Starship rockets. Here are the highlights of his talk.

Standing between SpaceX's first orbital rocket and 164-foot-tall next-generation prototype, Elon Musk updated Earth on his plans populate planet Mars.